Tal National

TAL NATIONAL // KANNI

"'Kanni' by Tal National breathed new life into me just as I was about to cut off that day as a total loss." A break in the normal routine is always welcome, whether it or not it becomes cluttered with minor i...
BURDON FOLK BAND

BURDON FOLK BAND // KOLYADA LAST

"It’s raw, emotive, and refreshing to hear something that pushes the clock back to a point where there is little historical record of music." Good… very good… my morning has been made. The pleasantry of music ...
Nebelung

NEBELUNG // MISTELTEINN

"I stopped the celebration of my own birthday around eight years old or so; I just found the whole concept of cheering on the fact that you’re still alive a tad morbid." A colleague the other day had the nerve...
KHUSUGTUN

KHUSUGTUN // TOROI BANDI

"The music soars above you and circles your head before it dives straight into your brain" People often ask me why I choose not to leave the Warren, or go anywhere else ridiculous for that matter. The answer i...
Lake of Violet

LAKE OF VIOLET // CAPTIVE/FUGITIVE

"Then the pace of my clouds quickened, and I began to skim over the surface of the midnight Pacific." I had the strangest dream. I dreamt that I was on clouds, slowly bounding across the pinnacle of the Surfac...
Kona

KONA // Ханты цагъд

"It transitioned my being from a state of vexation to that of pure bliss." I ran into another colleague the other day, and to keep him from public shame I’ll refrain from having his name published in this. I...

SASNA TZRER // DZAYN LERNERIC

“With immediacy the song swallows up your senses, with one female voice soon joined by many. Wind and percussion carry it with power, and in time the men of the country thrust their voices into the fray, which ...
Mahdyar Aghajani

MAHDYAR AGHAJANI // BANG

"High ranking clerics continue to be highly censorious towards music with Western styles infused." As any proper student of the world should know, one can’t understand the present without knowing the past. But...